<VV> Corvair Museum now a featured Route 66 attraction!

Jay Maechtlen jaysplace at laserpubs.com
Wed Jan 20 02:15:11 EST 2021

Ah, yes, quite visible in the other pic. quite an install. Kind of 
hilarious that a race car could also be billed as a 'clean air car'!

We have relatives in Springfield - I hope we can get back there and 
visit them again in the next year or two. When we do, this will be a 
great side trip.

On 1/19/2021 10:35 PM, FrankDuVal via VirtualVairs wrote:
> Two turbos, one on the left in front of the sign and the second in the 
> "stock" location on the right behind the sign. Each feeds an exhaust 
> pipe that exits in the stock back up lamp opening.
> On 1/19/2021 5:35 PM, Jay Maechtlen via VirtualVairs wrote:
>>>   Corvair Preservation Foundation President Mike Hall just announced 
>>> that the Corvair Museum is now among the feature attractions listed 
>>> by the Illinois Route 66 Association.  Here is a link to the web 
>>> page they made for us.  Lots of photos!
>>> https://illinoisroute66.smugmug.com/Southern-Illinois-Route-66-Attractions/Corvair-Museum-in-Glenarm/ 
>> The  webpage shows good pics of (many of?) the exhibits.
>> Oddly, the "Clean Air Corvair" poster claims that it is twin turbo. 
>> Is that right? The motor in that pic looks like it has one big turbo 
>> in the middle. Funny that is the first and only pic I looked at.
>> cheers
>> Jay
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Jay Maechtlen

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